The 2006 Trade Policy Agenda and 2005 Annual Report of the
President of the United States on the Trade Agreements Program are submitted to the Congress pursuant to
Section 163 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2213). Chapter II and Annex II of this document
meet the requirements on the World Trade Organization in accordance with Sections 122 and 124
of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act. In addition, the report also includes an annex listing trade
agreements entered into by the United States since 1984.
The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) is
responsible for the preparation of this report, which was written by USTR staff. The Office of the U.S.
Trade Representative gratefully acknowledges the contributions of the Environmental Protection
Agency, the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Health and Human Services, Justice, Labor, and